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bound

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of bound

  1. 1 a real or imaginary point beyond which a person or thing cannot go the language in the novel really is beyond the bounds of decency Synonyms of 1bound bound, boundary, cap, ceiling, confines, end, extent, limitation, line, terminationWords Related to 1bound extremity, fag end, terminus; border, brim, edge, margin, rim, verge; outside; bar, barrier, fence, hedge, restraint, stop, wall

  2. 2 the line or relatively narrow space that marks the outer limit of something colored outside the bounds of the drawing Synonyms of 1bound borderline, bound, boundary, brim, circumference, compass, confines, edge, edging, end, frame, fringe, hem, margin, perimeter, periphery, rim, skirt, skirting, vergeWords Related to 1bound ambit; brink, crest, curb, cusp, lip; ceiling, maximum; demarcation, extent, limitation, measure, mere, restriction, termination; borderland, frontier, march, outskirts, pale, selvage; lap; shoreNear Antonyms of 1bound center, core, heart; inner, inside, interior, middle, within


bound

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of bound

  1. an act of leaping into the air the kangaroo took one giant bound and was gone Synonyms of 2bound bound, hop, leap, spring, vaultWords Related to 2bound bounce, lope, skip; caper, capriole, gambado, gambol; attack, pounce; dive, pitch, plunge


bound

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of bound

  1. 1 to mark the limits of the country is bounded by water on two sides Synonyms of 1bound bound, circumscribe, define, delimit, demarcate, demark, mark (off), terminateWords Related to 1bound control, determine, govern; delineate, describe

  2. 2 to serve as a border for being bounded on all sides by the Alps has helped Switzerland maintain its neutrality Synonyms of 1bound bound, edge, frame, fringe, margin, rim, skirtWords Related to 1bound hem, trim; circumscribe, define, delineate, demarcate, outline, silhouette, sketch, trace; circle, compass, encircle, enclose (also inclose), environ, girdle, girth, loop, ring, round, surround, wall; check, confine, control, curb, limit, restrain, restrict


bound

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of bound

  1. 1 to move with a light springing step the child giggled and bounded off to play with her friends Synonyms of 2bound bounce, bound, hop, lollop, lope, tripWords Related to 2bound caper, frisk, gambol, romp; skim, skitter; jump, leap, vaultNear Antonyms of 2bound lumber, plod, trudge

  2. 2 to propel oneself upward or forward into the air a rabbit bounded down the garden path Synonyms of 2bound bound, hop, leap, spring, vaultWords Related to 2bound bounce, hurdle, leapfrog, lope, skip; buck; caper, capriole, cavort, frolic, gambol, romp; attack, pounce; shoot, skyrocket



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